Nearly two years ago, Florida’s Legislature enacted a law that banned any city or county from enforcing gun and ammunition restrictions. This law lifted long-standing ordinances banning weapons…Continue
Chris Felker has not received any gifts yet
and paired them with her thoughts that day in a book she calls SandScript.
Bruce Borich/The Coastal Star…Continue
I’ve lived on the barrier island for more than 30 years. I’m a big fan of home rule and local government. I enjoy being able to pick up the phone and talk with someone I know when I call Town Hall. I like it when police officers wave while I’m out for my morning walk. I enjoy living in a small town.
It’s one of the primary reasons my husband and I started this newspaper; we believe we live in a very special place and want it to stay that way. We want to be good…
He is putting his extensive airline-management experience to good use
as chairman of the…Continue
The recent article, “City/CRA shared-goals meeting takes a turn toward showdown” was more gossip-like than the journalistic quality your readers have come to expect.
First, a made-up “rift” (between city and CRA) that does not exist cannot “continue to widen.” The recent joint workshop referenced in your article was to discuss important current and future goals and to provide guidance where both organizations are intently focused.
These are not perfunctory, social…